What we feel sums up the spectrum of RnB in 5 tracks.
Listen to 5 RnB tracks we think you should get on.
Rhythm and blues, often abbreviated as R&B, is a genre of popular music that originated in the 1940s. 78 years on and it seems this definition has evolved to something that is almost of an indescribable genre.
We thought we would show this through 5 RnB tracks you should be listening to right now, highlighting the width of the ‘sexy genre’ we call RnB.
Residing from Chicago, United States Ravyn Lenae has been making RnB for a minute. Lenae recently released her new 5 track EP, ‘Crush’ on Atlantic Records and you should absorb the RnB flavours whilst you’re here.
First put on to us from San Diego based record label, Clouds, Dominique Saint is an RnB artist coming from the other side of the atlantic ocean. Despite being miles apart in London, he works closely with San Diego producer, deDunamis and most recently worked magic on the latest Clouds CLD003 release.
An exciting new name to RnB, introducing 19 year old Londoner, Alicia Grace. With flawless vocal range and the ability to sound timeless, she definitely has an alternative approach to her music. With just one [AMAZING] track online, produced by Stevey Reid, Alicia is more than a one to watch in RnB.
From Wolverhampton, United Kingdom, S-X has already conquered the production game from an early age. With achievements such as producing for huge names in Grime and Hip Hop (Childish Gambino, Skepta to Young Money) he has now etched himself to conquering RnB in his own way, whilst infusing his Grime and Hip Hop production roots. It’s hard to describe but you have to listen and then you’ll realise what we’re on about.
Clara La San
A multifaceted artist, blending her production and vocal ability to churn out ‘watery turn up RnB’. Clara La San sits perfectly when it comes to exploring the spectrum of RnB in 2018. It’s as if in every 8 bars of her songs, you can hear a new musical influence. Towards the end of 2017, she treated fans to an early new year present with her free debut 11 track project, ‘Good Mourning’.